September 13, 2011 > Table Tennis competitors make their mark at LA Open
Table Tennis competitors make their mark at LA Open
Submitted By Rajul Sheth
Due to regular training program targeted to 2011 US National Championship, we sent very few players from India Community Center to play LA Open this weekend. Congratulations to team ICC players for their outstanding performance.
Zhou Xin (ICC coach)
Open singles - 2nd place
Open doubles with Timothy Wang - 3rd place
On his way to finals Zhou beat Mark Hazinski 3-0, Zaman Molla 4-0 & upset top seed Yang Zi (WR 60) 4-3. Zhou lost to Wang Zeng in the finals 4-1
U 15 - Champion
11 years old, Krish upset top seed Teddy (Theodore) Tran in semi finals and second seed Ethan Chua in finals before winning the championship. He also beat Brana Vlasic & Yang Eddie in U 2500 event and lost to De Tran 3-1.
Now training full time at ICC with team ICC coaches, Timothy had one of the best matches of the tournament with Wang Zheng who won the Open Singles. Timothy lost to Wang 3-2 in round of 8's after leading 7-6 in the decider.
U 21 - second place
Open doubles with Zhou Xin - 3rd place
Open singles - round of 8's
Women's singles - Semi finals
Ariel lost to Wu Yue in a very close match 2-3